Oral history interview with Andrew Carnduff Ritchie, 1977 June 16-17

Ritchie, Andrew Carnduff , b. 1907 d. 1978
Educator, Art historian, Arts administrator, Author
Active in Canaan, Conn.

Size: Transcript: 64 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 57 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Andrew Carnduff Ritchie conducted 1977 June 16-17, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Andrew Carnduff Ritchie (1907-1978) was an art administrator and art historian from Canaan, Connecticutt.

This interview is part of the Archives' Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

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This transcript is in the public domain and may be used without permission. Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Andrew Carnduff Ritchie, 1977 June 16-17, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Note: This typewritten transcript was scanned and run through optical character recognition software (OCR). However, the resulting OCR text has not been reviewed or edited for accuracy.



This transcript is in the public domain and may be used without permission. Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Andrew Carnduff Ritchie, 1977 June 16-17, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.